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godmother

a female godparent
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from Dandini to the Wicked Queen, I like being the Fairy Godmother though.
Performers Miles Western as Nurse Hallowpenny and Zee Asha who plays the wicked fairy godmother Maultash in Sleeping Beauty
By Fairy King out of the Shirley Heights mare Highbrow, Fairy Godmother was unraced as a juvenile but is unbeaten in two starts as a three-year-old, the most recent when scoring decisively in Listed company at Newbury.
After chartering four ships with NCL, I have experienced the innovative product and exemplarily service of the crew first hand so I'm very proud to serve as Godmother of the company's newest ship -- Norwegian Pearl," O'Donnell said.
Mary Berry , Godmother to Viking Alsvin, is a legendary TV baker and cookbook author.
She's a great role model, she's young, [and] she's been a great godmother to Zachary," Us magazine quoted the 65-year-old singer as telling Extra.
Cilla Black as the Fairy Godmother Picture: ANDREW TEEBAY/at111208bcinderella-10
I like the twist of having a rather evil Fairy Godmother (Jennifer Saunders).
I have always taken my responsibility as godmother extremely seriously and I hope that if at any time this great ship feels it needs my help, it will feel free to call on me and I will go rushing to its side.
Additional characters include the Fairies of the Seasons, who attend the fairy godmother, danced by Teresa Shampay, Anna Carnes, Emily Lomont and Tawny Gentry.
Fairy Godmother, who was following up her successful course and distance maiden-race debut when beating Ras Shaikh smoothly by a length and a quarter, was maintaining the good run being enjoyed by Richard Hughes, who landed a four-timer on Wednesday.
Vinogradov habitually situates the character who should be the focal point behind or encircled by the corps, so that he or she cannot be seen properly: Cinderella is hidden by her friendly dancing pots, the Fairy Godmother by her attendants, and the traveling Prince by his soldiers.